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ROSSVILLE — Emma Jean Troxell Saylors, 88, passed away on Tuesday, October 8, 2019. Emma was born November 21, 1930, in Bridgeport, AL, to the late Luther and Selma Troxell. She was a loving mother and a rock foundation to her family. She worked as a seamstress for Southeastern Drapery for 10 years. Emma is preceded in death by her husband of 51 years Joe Saylors and her oldest son Robert Saylors. Survivors are her children, Jo Anne Saylors, Steve (Debbie) Saylors, Debbie (Steve) Tanner, Cindy (Bruce) Dobbins, daughter-in-law, Wynelle Saylors, eight grandchildren, Jeff, Kim, Melissa, Charles, Jereme, Joey, Josh, and Brandye and eleven great-grandchildren. A private service honoring the life of Emma Saylors will be on Thursday, October 10, with burial following at Chattanooga National Cemetery. Visit www.heritagebattlefield.com to share condolences with the family and view the memorial tribute. Arrangements are by Heritage Funeral Home & Crematory, Battlefield Parkway.